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Laws DianaLAWS, Diana “Dee” Mary  - 7/2/1958 - 1/17/2019

Former Employee of Goodman LLP for 22+years.

A free spirit who loved with all her heart, born in St. John’s Newfoundland before moving to New Brunswick and eventually settling in Ontario.

Passed away at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa on Thursday January 17, 2019, at the age of 60 after a courageous battle.

Her love burned brightest for her husband Percy and son Nicholas.


Benko HelenBENKO, Helen  - May 22, 1938 -  January 17, 2019

Passed away peacefully in her sleep at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on January 17, 2019 at the age of 80.

Predeceased by her husband of 62 years, Ernie (2017).

Cherished mother of Attilla, Clara, Susan and the late Ginny (2009).

She will also be dearly missed by her 10 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.

Those who knew Helen will remember her for her kindness and generosity as well as her tremendous sense of humour.

ROSS, Laurie Anne   - Passed peacefully in her sleep at Glenhill Strathaven LTC on Wednesday January 16, 2019 with family by her side.

Beloved mother to Laura (Mario), Terri-Lynn (Douglas), and Robert (Shawna).

LOVERIDGE, Walter  - Tyrone, Ontario on January 16, 2019, in his 96th year.

Walter was predeceased by his loving wife May Loveridge in 2013, after 56 years of marriage.

HAGG, Robert "Bob"  - (Retired Captain Scarborough Fire Dept.)

Passed away peacefully with his loving wife Fern at his side on January 16, 2019 at the age of 87.

Proud father of Cathy Delaney, Lynda Moorcroft (Brian), John Hagg (Chyrel).

Bob will be sadly missed by his grandchildren, great-grandchildren, extended family and friends.

GROUNDSELL, Eileen Patricia “Lee”   - Age 87, born January 28, 1931, in Toronto, Ontario, passed away peacefully on Wednesday January 16, 2019, at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Port Perry.

Beloved wife of the late Percy Groundsell.

HILTON, William    - October 14, 1936 – January 16, 2019

Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family.

Beloved husband of Dorothy and loving father of Tammy and Tracy (Brian).

MARAZ, Shirley Eileen Maraz  - Passed away peacefully at Extendicare Oshawa on Wednesday January 16, 2019 just 3 months shy of her 90th birthday.

Beloved wife of the late Alex Maraz.

Maddock DarleneMADDOCK, Darlene Mary (nee Hobbs)  - Darlene passed away peacefully surrounded by her loved ones on Wednesday, January 16th, 2019, at the age of 92.

She was predeceased in death by her husband Gordon, daughter Diane, son Randy and grandson Matthew.

Loving mother of Rick and daughter-in-laws Carol and Laurel.

Proud Gram of Heather (Leslie), Melanie (Michael) and Shaun (Melissa).

BURT, Larry W. - (February 8, 1929 - January 16, 2019) - 

It is with profound sadness that his family announces that Larry Burt passed away peacefully on January 16, 2019.

Larry lived an active and full life in his roles as a teacher, broadcaster, botanist, farmer, environmentalist, skier, football player, pilot, sailor, bridge champ, stonemason, coach and mentor to many, many young people.


Labriola CarmelaLABRIOLA, Carmela (nee Roberto) –  Peacefully surrounded by her family on Wednesday January 16, 2019 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa in her 92nd year.

Carmela, beloved wife of the late OresteLabriola (2016).

Much loved mother of Luigi Labriola (the late Anna) and Stella Labriola.

Cherished Nonna of Carmela ‘Lena’, Oreste ‘Anthony’ (Lisa) and great Nonna of Erica, Nathan, Gabriel, and Nadia.

Carr DawnCARR, Dawn Jean - (Dec. 12, 1930 – Jan. 16, 2019)

Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 16th, 2019 at Pleasant Meadow Manor, Norwood, ON, in her 89th year.

Born in Oshawa, ON to parents Stanley Robert Ward and Margaret McGhie Walker (both deceased).

Loving sister to Janice (Hughes), Jerry Ward (deceased) and Judy Ward.

Predeceased by her soulmate, husband John William Carr.

Ocampo ConchitaOCAMPO, Conchita  - Passed away peacefully on January 15, 2019 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

Beloved wife of Pablo.

Loving mother of Romeo (Cristina), Reynaldo (Jen), Rowena (Edgardo) and Mayet (Don).

Cherished Lola ofStephanie, Shawn, Angela, Jeffrey, Rainniel, Renz, Brent, MJ and Mathew.

Skaife JanaetSKAIFE, Janet May (nee Rusnell) - (Registered Nurse at Oshawa General – Class of 1954)

It is with very heavy hearts we announce the passing of Janet at Lakeridge Health on Tuesday, January 15th, 2019, at the age of 86.

Predeceased by her husband Alan, baby Donna-Jean and son David Mitchell.

Dear mother of Paul Skaife (Monica), Joanne DeLeo (Carlo) and John Skaife (Mary).

Hann IreneHANN, Irene - Peacefully at Fenelon Court on Monday, January 15th, 2019, at 93 years of age.

Beloved wife of the late Charles Hann.

Cherished mother of Kathleen (Wayne Price) and Shirley (Lou Shirley).

Loving grandmother of Chris (Michelle), Jeff, Darren, Jill (Geoff), Tanya (Dave) and great grandmother of Charles, Arthur, Logan, Lillian, Meredith and Gavin.

Coombes JoanCOOMBES, Joan Lilian  - At Lakeridge Health Oshawa, on Tuesday January 15th, 2019, Joan in her 89th year.

Beloved wife of the late Edward Coombes.

Loving mother of Stephen Coombes and wife Patti and of Jill Warner.

Dear Nan of Melanie Bain and husband Mark, Erinn House and husband Wayne, Joe Jackson and wife Lauryn, Simon Emerton and Justin Warner.  

Great-grandmother of William, Thomas, Colton, Braxton, Jordan, Brody and Harleigh.